Huddle Shuttle makes its way into Vernon

Football fans get hands on with Super Bowl promotions


Make text smaller Make text larger



Photos



  • Photos by Gale Miko Bridget Masterson runs the obsticle course for a touchdown.




  • Jake and Jonathan manning of Milford, Pa. race the obsticle coure while being timed.




  • Lockers and the trophy inside the Huddle Shuttle



The NY/NJ Super Bowl Committee stopped at the Heaven Hill Farm Pumpkin Festival to promote the upcoming Super Bowl on Monday, Oct. 14.

Vernon was just one of the many stops the “Huddle Shuttle” will make as a part of the “Join the Huddle” tour. This is the very first mobile tour associated with the Super Bowl and will continue throughout the football season. The tour will be making 48 stops through the tri-state area.

The tour will conclude with an extended stay on “Super Bowl Boulevard,” an event on Broadway in Manhattan, from Wednesday, Jan. 29 through Saturday, Feb. 1.

Huddle Shuttle
Before entering the “Huddle Shuttle,” fans can pose with life-size New York Giants and New York Jets football players.

Fans registered with their phone number or email and received a sweatband with a microchip in it. This allowed all of the photos, videos and stats the fans gathered throughout the various stations to be sent to them via social media.

Fans walked through a replica stadium locker room with various football memorabilia, including the famous Vince Lombardi Trophy.

The outside stations were all hands-on and included something for everyone. Fitness and agility tests as well as field goal kicking competitions were available to the public. In addition, fans were invited to create their own “Touchdown Dance,” where they could record their own moves to the music. This made them eligible to win a PC Richards and Son gift card.

In “You Make the Call,” fans watched a video screen of football plays and got involved by making the proper referee calls.

For more information on the “Join the Huddle” tour, visit www.jointhehuddletour.com.


Make text smaller Make text larger

Comments

Pool Rules



MUST READ NEWS

Image Sparta HS Hall of Fame induction
— Sparta High School is proud to announce the creation of the Sparta High School Athletic Hall of Fame. The inaugural Hall of Fame...
Image The Loyalist
In the middle of the night of May 21, 1780, with the American Revolutionary War in its sixth bloody year, there came a loud rapping at the old Sussex County Courthouse door,...
Image Princess White Deer exhibit at historical society
SPARTA — “Princess White Deer: A Woman, A Mohawk and A Legend” will open at the Sparta Historical Society’s Van Kirk Homestead Museum on Sunday,...
Image Anti-Semitic graffiti found at Airport Diner days before Rosh Hashanah
BY ERIKA NORTON
Residents in the Sussex/Wantage area woke up on Sunday morning to news of a grim discovery — the...

VIDEOS



Sign up to get our newsletter emailed to you every week!

  • Enter your email address in the box below.
  • Select the newsletters you would like to subscribe to.
  • Click the 'SUBSCRIBE' button.



MOST READ

Local News
Sparta HS Hall of Fame induction
  • Sep 23, 2017
Hometown History
The Loyalist
  • Sep 21, 2017
Obituaries
Arthur G. Alte
  • Sep 18, 2017
Local News
Family Promise holds open house
  • Sep 18, 2017

MOST COMMENTED



Find more about Weather in Sparta, NJ